Years 9 and 10

STAVCON Sessions

These files are the worksheets for the two STAVCON sessions run by the Committee. They are pitched at the Years 9 and 10 levels.

Physics Teachers' Conference material

Several workshops over the years have focused on Years 7 - 10. These are the resources from those workshops.

At the 2009 Conference Dr David McKinnon gave the Physics Oration "Students' Alternative Conceptions in Astronomy" which included several very large files: a 50MB Powerpoint Presentation, an 84MB Word document on Lunar phases model and a 12MB avi file as well as 11 video files that range in size from 1MB to 22 MB. All these were available on the CDROM sent to participants by STAV. The smaller files that he supplied are:

Russell Downie's Files

At the 2014 Physics Teachers' Conference Russell presented a session on teaching the Astronomy to Year 10 with lab based practical work. These are the documents that he supplied to the Conference Proceedings. Russell used to teach at PLC.